Exploration

Teaching Kenya's Warriors to Make Peace With Fast-Disappearing Lions

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
National Geographic Emerging Explorer Shivani Bhalla enlists locals to save lions.
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In New Drainage Projects, Long-Buried Urban Streams See the Light Again

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Today's environmental planners are trying to re-create natural streams that cities long ago buried.
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Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Made famous in the movie Finding Nemo, a sea devil is caught on film for the first time.
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How Did Manatees Inspire Mermaid Legends?

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
During Manatee Awareness Month, we take a look at how the docile aquatic mammal inspired mermaid myths around the world.
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In Climate Talks, Spotlight Turns to India

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
India's new leader talks about protecting nature, but what will he do about global warming?
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5 Sky Events This Week: Moon Meets Mars, Neptune, and Saturn Nebula

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Sky-watchers can follow the moon on a tour of night-sky treasures.
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Q&A: INTERPOL Asks Public to Help Nab Environmental Crime Fugitives

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
INTERPOL's new initiatives highlight the seriousness and scope of environmental crime.
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Record Drought Reveals Stunning Changes Along Colorado River

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
With Lake Powell, the Colorado River reservoir, at historic lows, kayakers have new channels to explore. But alarm about drought in the West is rising.
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Britons Feeling Rootless After Changes to England's Historic Counties

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Counties are important in giving the English "both a self-identity and a way of being known," author says.
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Four Weird Ways Animals Sense the World

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Creatures like crabs, butterflies, snakes, and octopuses sense the world in unusual ways.
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For Thanksgiving, Our Favorite Photos of Feasts Around the World

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
We mined our archive for decades' worth of great pictures showing food, friends, and family.
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Behind Tomb Connected to Alexander the Great, Intrigue Worthy of "Game

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
As archaeologists dig deeper into the burial mound, ancient sources tell a tale of family drama and palace intrigue.
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5 Takeaways From Huge Once-a-Decade Gathering on World's Protected Areas

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
The World Parks Congress drew 6,000 delegates to Australia. Here's what we learned.
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Downtown Coyotes: Inside the Secret Lives of Chicago's Predator

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
About 2,000 of the wild animals have adapted to life in the Windy City, new images and tracking data reveal.
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Watch: This Is What Happens When You Give a Squirrel a GoPro

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
If you give a squirrel a GoPro, he's going to have some fun before he gives it back.
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Week's Best Space Pictures: Cosmic Web, Martian Vistas, and Earth From Above

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
A volcano awakens, scientists spin a massive cosmic web, and NASA's Mars rover continues to climb Mount Sharp.
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Birth Mystery of Stellar Snow Globe Deepens

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Astronomers thought they'd figured out where giant clusters of old stars come from. Hubble images have sent them back to the drawing board.
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In Battle Against Food Waste, Rethinking "Use By" Labels

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Consumer confusion and reluctance to eat something that might have gone bad leads to millions of tons of good food being thrown away.
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Why I Want Kids to Go Play in the Parks

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
As U.S. secretary of the interior, Sally Jewell, heads an agency responsible for managing energy and water resources on public lands and trust commitments to Native Americans.
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Amid Epic Early Snows in Buffalo, Explaining the "Lake Effect"

National Geographic - 13 min 14 sec ago
Some parts of western New York are getting more than eight feet of snow in two days.
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